Praxair starts up air separation plant in Peru Praxair announced the start-up of a new 270 tons per day air separation plant in Pisco, located in the central region of Peru. Under a long-term contract, Praxair will increase its supply of oxygen to Aceros Arequipa to meet the companyís expanding steel production capacity. The new supply will enable Aceros Arequipa to expand its production of corrugated iron, steel wire rods and other steel products used in Peruís construction sector. Aceros Arequipa produces more than 1M tons of steel products annually.
Praxair Surface Technologies receives Nadcap accreditation in China Praxair announced that its Praxair Surface Technologies coating service center in Changzhou, China, recently received Nadcap accreditation for coatings.